Help on Budget Build from MicroCenter

Hi guys,
I'm building a Budget PC for Day Trading (Stocks). I need 3 monitors.
1. Productivity > 2. Graphics
I don't mind if it's AMD or Intel.
Is this a good build?
Can you recommend a better one with same price range?
Can you recommend a cheaper one with the same performance?
Thanks in advance.

MoBo $47.99 (Promo)
M4A87TD/USB3 Socket AM3 870 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0334890

CPU $99.99
PHENOM II X4 840 Boxed Processor HDX840WFGMBOX
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0357031

RAM $37.99
G Series 'Sector 5' edition 4GB DDR3-1600 (PC-12800)
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0317833

HDD $74.99
Caviar Blue 1TB 7,200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0352167

PSU $34.99
Cooler Master eXtreme Power Plus 500 Watt ATX
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0295037

GPU $64.99
100287L Radeon HD5670 512MB GDDR5 PCIe 2.0 x16
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0345505

Case $33.99
V3 Black Edition ATX Mid Tower Case
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0323929

CD $0
Have one.

Total $394.93 ~$400
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  1. Combination of MC + Egg?

    X4 840 + Biostar A780L3G $99
    http://www.microcenter.com/specials/promotions/AMDbundlePROMO.html

    Parts from Egg

    $155 w/o DVDRW


    No gaming hit a passively cooled HD 5450, Surround View in BIOS i.e IGP + HD 5450 scalable to up to 4 displays ^^

    $29AR Free Ship
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814131339&cm_re=HD_5450-_-14-131-339-_-Product

    $285AR total
  2. Thanks for the replys.

    Don't I want a 6gb/s hard drive or a ddr3 1600 RAM?

    Don't I need a PCIe 2.1 for that Video Card?

    I'll try to price match at MicroCenter, if not I don't mind paying a little bit more.
    I'd prefer to just buy it and make it today.
  3. lucifaitre said:
    Don't I want a 6gb/s hard drive

    SATA3 (6GB/s) isn't really necessary and the Samsung HD103SJ is the best "bang/buck" drive on the market today.
  4. is the biostar mobo with the x4 840 the best mobo out of the few combos they have?
    since its the same price i was just wondering which one was better
  5. Oops actually go with the Gigabyte 760G for the same price - escaped my radar the 1st time hehe
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